Publish date: February 21st 2012
Pages no: 500
Edition language: English
Hände hoch: wer hat schon einmal „Dinner for One“ gesehen? Ich stelle mir ein Meer erhobener Hände vor. Aber wusstet ihr, dass der Silvestersketch aus der US-amerikanischen Bühnenunterhaltungsform Vaudeville hervorging? Das Vaudeville war eine Vorstufe des Varietés im 19. Jahrhundert. Die Vorführung...
Ok, Shayne, you were right.I really liked this book.Yes, there were entire passages that I could have red-penned to death because they were ridiculous and made me roll my eyes and sigh with irritation but those were few and far between.I think this is what I wanted [b:Winter's Tale|12967|Winter's Ta...
Wonderfully crafted. The setting during vaudevillian times was definitely fun. Got a warehouse 13 vibe throughout most of the novel. That was kind of cool.
An incredible fantasy tale, filled with genuine thrills, chills and heart, a refreshingly original vision by a writer to watch.Highest recommendation.
4.5 starsThe Troupe is a grand gem of a novel, standing alone nicely and with gusto. As Silenus states, “You’re wrong, kid. I am just a performer. I’m just putting on a show you haven’t seen before.” This novel also puts on a show that has not been done before within fantasy literature - not that th...